Hot & Spicy BBQ Oven Smoked Ribs

Spicy BBQ Oven Smoked Ribs | Hot and spicy baby back ribs smoked in the oven. Perfect for game day! | - @thenoshery

When I think of football I think of friends, fun and the grill. Unfortunately, practically the whole of the United States is freezing, which does not encourage spending time outside grilling. No, worries though, with a little oven smoking you to can have ribs that taste like they just came off the grill. Just add… 

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How to Make Fresh Pasta

Rustic Lasagna 108

Who doesn’t love pasta?  I think everyone can appreciate curling up with a bowl of pasta once in a while.  Except my weirdo husband who isn’t a “fan” of pasta. I know right!?  Just weird!  Although he wasn’t complaining when I made Butternut and Sage Hash Lasagna Rolls with Creamy Sage Sauce earlier this week.  I… 

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Let’s Talk Salt


Did you know that not all salt is the same? Salt is an essential ingredient in all cooking. In fact I would say it’s the well-known secret ingredient. It’s a natural enhancer of flavor when added to anything savory or sweet. Properly salting while cooking is the difference between a good cook and a great… 

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Homemade Ricotta Cheese


You all know that I am in the full throws of a blogging competition.  This last week I made it to challenge #3 and hosted a wonderful dinner party.  One of the appetizers was tiny pecan, pancetta and ricotta tartlets.  Here is the recipe for the homemade ricotta I used in the tartlets. I was… 

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